Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Seneratia Moore, 1885 . Lepid. Ceylon 3 : 202.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Available Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
NOCTUOIDEA : NOCTUIDAE : CALPINAE

Type-species:
Thermesia praecipua Walker, 1865. List Spec. lepid. Insects Colln Br. Mus. : 1056.    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by original designation .

Type specimens:
Holotype - female CEYLON: ? Locality, (BMNH, London)..

Notes:
Poole (1989) included BOETHANTHA Walker, 1865; SENERATIA Moore, 1885; and ARAEOGNATHA Hampson, 1893 as junior synonyms of MECODINA Guenée, 1852.

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